COMMITTEE:   Culture, Recreation & Tourism 

TIME & DATE: 2:00 PM or upon final adjourn./recess
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 

PLACE:       E1.010 
CHAIR:       Rep. Ryan Guillen 


HB 2206       Crownover
Relating to transfer of the oversight of the Texas State Cemetery to the State Cemetery Committee and to transfer of cemetery funding to the State Preservation Board.

HB 3618       Isaac
Relating to prohibiting camping and building fires in certain areas; creating a criminal offense.

HB 3819       Howard
Relating to the appeal of certain determinations by the Texas Historical Commission regarding the content of historical markers.

HB 3829       Isaac
Relating to the eligibility of certain Texas Rangers for burial in the state cemetery.

HCR 35        Farney | et al.
Designating the cowboy hat as the official State Hat of Texas.

HCR 39        Sheffield
Designating Hico as the official Steak Capital of Texas.

HCR 65        Naishtat
Designating the western honey bee as the official State Pollinator of Texas.

HCR 69        White, James
Designating the city of Jasper as the official Butterfly Capital of Texas.

HCR 77        Guillen
Redesignating Jim Hogg County as the official Vaquero Capital of Texas.

HCR 78        Guillen
Designating "the Lone Star State" as the official nickname of Texas.

HR 1443       Galindo
Endorsing the nomination of San Antonio's Spanish colonial missions as a World Heritage site.




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